Elections 2016: Latest from the Calendar region

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Local election results 'not a bellwether for next General Election'

The local election results show Labour is doing well in its heartlands of the north, according to University of Hull politics expert Dr Matt Beech. He says that the Liberal Democrats have improved their status slightly by picking up a few seats, but overall it is too early for the local election results to indicate how the next General Election will turn out.

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